The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, 152 North Central Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90012

William Pope L.: Trinket

Installation view of William Pope.L: Trinket, March 20–June 28, 2015 at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA

Through Pope.L’s intervention, the trinket is situated as what is shared among us—clumsy or privileged, embodied or discarded; trinkets bind us together. Review by Rusty Van Riper

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LONG MUSEUM, No.210, Lane 2255, Luoshan Road, Shanghai.

Xu Zhen: Solo Exhibition

EUROPEAN THOUSAND-ARMS CLASSICAL SCULPTURE

On the occasion of the first anniversary of its inauguration, the Long Museum (West Bund Branch) will host the grand opening of Xu Zhen Solo Exhibition on March 28, 2015. Xu Zhen is an iconic, leading figure within the realm of contemporary Chinese art, and moreover he is the most sought-after international contemporary artist currently. Surveying art ancient and new, the artist marshals Chinese and Western cultures and fuses the quintessence of both. Through his meticulous treatment and distinctive integration of global knowledge and information, he generates an infinite degree of creativity.

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Chisenhale Gallery, 64 Chisenhale Road, London E3

Ahmet Öğüt: Happy Together: Collaborators Collaborating

Installation view, Chisenhale Gallery, 2015. Commissioned and produced by Chisenhale Gallery as part of How to work together.

David Price responds to Happy Together: Collaborators Collaborating. Taking the form of an opening event, a filmed central discussion event, and finally the presentation of the film which forms an exhibition, the project does not lend itself to straightforward explanations.

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Centrala, Unit 4 Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, B5 5RT Birmingham and Redbridge Central Library, Clements Road, Ilford, Essex IG1 1EA

They Are Here: I’ll bring you flowers: The Story So Far…

I'll Bring You Flowers: The Story So Far, Installation view at Centrala, Birmingham

An unexpected collision between art and life occurred when artists They Are Here, recognised a classified advert as a poetic act: a work fully formed and awaiting a response. Cathy Wade reviews.

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narrative projects, 110 New Cavendish Street London, Fitzrovia W1W 6XR

Taus Makhacheva: Vababai Vadadai!

 Super Taus

Turning a critical yet humorous eye to her own Russian culture, Taus Makhacheva presents a series of sculptural and film works at Narrative Projects exploring language and history. Review by Katherine Jackson.

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Grimaldi Gavin, 27 Albermarle Street, London W1S 4DW

Clare Strand: Getting Better and Worse at the Same Time

Getting Better and Worse at the Same Time, installation photograph

Often engaging with photography's limitations rather than its unique capabilities, Clare Strand's ‘Getting Better and Worse at the Same Time’ employs kinetic machines, film and photographs to further explore her discordant relationship with the medium. Kathryn Lloyd reviews.

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Lodos gallery, García Icazbalceta #30, Colonia San Rafael, Mexico City, Mx. 06470

International Currency

International Currency, Installation View

Lodos Gallery present 'International Currency' - a group show featuring artists Scott Reeder, Cameron Rowland and Liam Gillick.

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Limoncello, 340-344 Kingsland Road, London E8 4DA

Santo Tolone: 37 Days Of Darkness

37 Days of Darkness, Installation View

Limoncello present a solo exhibition by Milan-based artist Santo Tolone which employs lighting effects and an audio script to characterise each art work on display.

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Peacock Visual Arts, 21 Castle Street, Aberdeen AB11 5BQ

Fiona Macdonald: Woodland Portrait Project

Fiona Macdonald, Woodland Portrait Project, installation view, Peacock Visual Arts, 2015

Fiona MacDonald acts as a master collaborator - her work is in alliance with nature, with self-organizing, intelligent organic systems and natural mineral processes, rather than totally created by her hand alone. Review by Giuseppe Marasco

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Metro Pictures, 519 West 24th Street, New York, NY 10011

Nina Beier

Nina Beier, installation view, 2015, Metro Pictures New York

In her solo exhibition at Metro Pictures, Nina Beier collapses image and object, or causes each to haemorrhage within the other. Review by James Gormley

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Jerwood Visual Arts, 171 Union Street, Bankside, London SE1 0LN

Jerwood Encounters: 3-Phase

Kelly Best, Velum, Jerwood Encounters: 3-Phase, 2015. Installation view, Jerwood Space, London

Kelly Best and Georgie Grace navigate the spaces that exist between digital and manual image-rendering at Jerwood Visual Arts. Review by Joseph Constable.

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Campoli Presti, 223 Cambridge Heath Rd, London E2 0EL

The Pleasure of the Text

Installation view, Kerstin Bratsch, Amy Sillman, Joan Snyder

Roland Barthes' seminal text provides some context for Campoli Presti's 'The Pleasure of the Text'. But as Laura Davidson finds, it is pleasing to find his ideas applied to objects that are not necessarily linked to theories of the internet and technology.

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